We can write stories! – Ms Gallagher

Over the course of this term we have been writing our very own stories. We have discovered what it takes to write a beginning, middle and end of a story. We now realise how much work authors have to do in writing books for us to read. We have also been editing and redrafting each…

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Tens and Units Fun!- Ms Gallagher

In first class we have been exploring how to use tens and units and what they mean. We have found some amazing links between our tens and units with our numbers and our environment. There are so many ways to show tens and units that we tried it just four different ways. There are many…

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The Polar Regions – Ms Gallagher’s Class

We have been very busy in first class learning all about the polar regions. Explorers such as Tom Crean, Captain Robert Falcon Scott and many more have been discussed. We have also loved creating polar animals from clay and painting them. Discovering all about ice and snow has been very interesting. We have been also…

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1st Class Polar Regions

1st Class have been learning lots about the Polar Regions. We have learnt about Polar Animals, explored what the Polar Regions look like and what it might be like to live there. We learnt all about Tom Crean who was an Irish Polar explorer. We created clay polar animals, built igloos and sleighs. We sang…

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1st Class Science

Science experiments in 1st Class. 1st class had some fun doing science experiments together. We tried to turn white flowers blue and green by putting food colouring into the water. After a week the petals turned different colours! We tried to clean coins by putting them in different liquids. We put coins into coke, lemon…

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1st Class had a visit from Dogs Trust

1st Class were very excited to receive a visit from Audrey and Lucy the Dog.  They came from Dog’s Trust which is a charity that helps dogs. Audrey told us all about Lucy and how to look after her. We got to ask some questions. It was great fun to see a dog in school!

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Exploring the Rainforest

During the month of October in first class we have been exploring all about rainforests. We have learned about where in the world we find them, as well as, the layers of the rainforest. Can you name all four? We have identified animals and birds which live there and where in the rainforest we can find…

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